In the 60 years since his death, the great French surrealist poet Robert Dess has become one of the most accomplished lyricists of the 20th century. His name has become synymous with artistic, personal, and political freedom. He was the last of the Romantics, and the most passionate.
William Kulik was born in New Jersey in 1937. Hunter, gardener, fisherman and cartoonist, he lives in Philadelphia with his wife, Catharine, and their two children, Amy and Alexander. He teaches English at the Community College of Philadelphia.